Breast Surgical Oncology Services
Other than skin cancer, breast cancer is the cancer most likely to affect a woman – nearly 13% of women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetimes. The good news is that the incidence of women dying due to breast cancer is decreasing. Nine out of ten women diagnosed with breast cancer today will still be alive in five years and many will go on to live much longer than that. Early detection and effective treatment are the keys to beating breast cancer.
Along with chemotherapy and radiation, surgery is a common treatment for breast cancer. PMGNTX has two highly respected, Fort Worth-based breast surgical oncologists on its team, Dr. Joseph Heyne and Dr. Anita Chow. Both are routinely recognized by their peers as being some of the best in their field.
Both Dr. Heyne and Dr. Chow have specific expertise in: